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People are very nice, but the work is not that challenging

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Current Employee - Research Assistant in Philadelphia, PA
Current Employee - Research Assistant in Philadelphia, PA

I have been working at University of Pennsylvania part-time (less than an year)

Pros

H1B visa sponsor, more connections, research is exciting

Cons

not very considerate of foreigners.

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    Former Employee - Research Technician in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Research Technician in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at University of Pennsylvania full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits. Nice community. Lots of opportunities for career advancement. Salary increases as your advance in your career.

    Cons

    Low salary, since it is non profit, academic research, government grant funding. A lot of responsibilities for low wages.

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    Try to compensate better

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Satisfactory

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at University of Pennsylvania full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Stimulating environment, knowledgeable people, try to improve experience of patients and medical students (i work in Medical school), top-of-the-line expertise, fosters collaboration

    Cons

    Older colleagues may be stuck on certain ways, relatively slow to adapt to new ideas, bureaucracy like in most big institutions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more flexible, get feedback from people under you and REALLY use it (not just to fill the paper)

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